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Bali by Mark Edleson
For Mark Edleson, founder of Alila Hotels and Resorts, the secret to success is simple: offer guests the same luxury, beauty and earth-friendly environment that he enjoys in his own life.
THE PACKAGE INCLUDES:
- A two-night stay for two people at a Mountain Pool Villa, with private pool.
- Complimentary access to Alila’s full-day “All About Rice” tour, which offers a fascinating look at how rice is cultivated, its religious significance and how rice culture – planting, growing and harvesting – is linked to temple ceremonies. The journey begins with a visit to the Subak Museum, including a tour to a man-made rock tunnel and a traditional house. Next, you’ll pay a visit to the Taman Buwana Farm, followed by a guided walk through the Tabanan Regency’s stunning emerald-green rice paddies and terraces, which just received UNESCO World Heritage Status. The journey culminates in a visit to Pura Penawangan where you’ll learn how to make religious offerings using rice and gain insight into the Balinese blessing ritual.
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